Civil's QS, Procurement, Specialist Surface Treatments


Welcome to my website. I am a Chartered Civil Engineer with over thirty years experience within the construction industry. Since commencing my own practice in 1999, I have been providing freelance Civils QS services and business representation for niche areas. My speciality area is roads, road surfacing, surface treatments & road materials. Prior to commencing my own practice, I worked for the largest building materials provider in Ireland, managing their road surfacing division. I also worked for eleven years as Contracts Manager in Civil Engineering contracting, with responsibility for site management, accounts & claims, tendering, procurement, business development. I am a specialist in High Friction Surfacing (HFS), Decorative Coloured Surfacing & Surface Treatments. I am a chartered member of Engineers Ireland and a member of the Institute of Asphalt Technology.



Services provided include:

  • Main Contractor & Sub-contractor valuations and claims
  • Civils QS, measurement engineering & surveying
  • Road surfacing valuations and quantity take offs, particularly major road projects
  • Contractual assistance - New Public Works Contracts, IEI Conditions of Contract, Blue Form for Sub-contractors etc.
  • Assistance with Dispute Resolution and Conciliation
  • Assistance to Liquidators in contractor's payment recovery
  • Bid / Proposal Management, Prequalification documentation, Framework Agreements
  • Tendering and Procurement assistance to Contractors and Sub-contractors
  • Civils Estimating
  • Construction legal briefing documents
  • Project Management
  • Project planning software
  • Private Clients advice
  • Specialist Surfacing advice - Blacktop, High Friction Surfacing, Coloured Surfacing, Resin Bonded Surfacing, Resin Bound Surfacing, Electric Charge Points etc
  • All Weather Sports Surfaces
  • New road products launch, provide assistance in bringing products to market
  • Introducing Agent for overseas companies
  • Business representation for niche products
Through my contacts in India, I have partnered with Ashapura Group who provide high quality competively priced dark grey & light calcined bauxite for use in High Friction Surfacing (HFS).  The products comply with BBA/HAPAS, Clause 924 and TII Clause 7.3 requirements. Please click on the HFS Bauxite tab on this website or use the contact section if you have a requirement or need further information.

Please call or WhatsApp on +353 86 8595227 or use my contact page should you wish to discuss a potential assignment or require further information on the services provided.



Phone +353 86 8595227